Cone Zone: Week Of Oct. 12


Los Alamos County has issued a road construction update for the week of Oct. 12.

For more information about the projects listed below, e-mail, call 505.662.8150 or visit the “Projects” link at Please slow down and use caution within the construction work zones.

Note: the below information is based on a schedule provided by the contractors and may change due to weather or other delays.

Public Works Projects:

Western Area Improvements Phase 3:

Century Club Construction will be working on pedestrian sidewalks between 41st Street and 43rd Street south. Pedestrians will need to seek and alternate route. 42nd Street will be closed 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13 while the contractor applies a seal coat on the roadway. Expect flagging operations during this closure.

Ice Rink Parking Improvements:

Motorists might experience delays as the new parking area is constructed please allow extra time while driving through this segment under construction. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to flaggers and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limit and be on the alert for workers and equipment.

Sherwood Blvd. /La Vista Drive:

Roadway construction continues on the eastside, drivers will continue to travel on the new paved asphalt as new construction continues on the east. Southbound traffic only on Sherwood, please pay attention to traffic signals. All business are open & accessible from Sherwood. Northbound traffic closed at Aztec. This will remain until pavement is complete on the east side. RMCI will be pouring all curb and gutter on the east side, Utility Verification and Traffic Control management will be on going. Large equipment and truck will be continuous throughout the project.    

Other Resources:

Construction updates are posted at each Friday explaining traffic control to be expected for the following week – link to News/The Cone Zone. Or, subscribe to The Cone Zone newsletter and receive automatic traffic updates via e-mail each week – just visit the “Newsletters” link on the home page and click on “The Cone Zone” subscribe box. Project updates also are available via newsletter subscription on the same page – sign up to receive news about projects.